Trevor Noah Nails What's Being Forgotten Amid Black Lives Matter Restaurant Clashes
Written by Black Voices on September 9, 2020
Trevor Noah provided meals for thought Tuesday to these condemning Black Lives Matter protesters for interrupting restaurant patrons. (Quick ahead to 4:10 within the video under.)
“The Each day Present” host confirmed video of overturned furnishings at an eatery in Rochester, New York, after demonstrators entered to protest the killing of Daniel Prude, a Black man who died after he was lined in a hood and held down by police in March.
“It’s not acceptable to storm a restaurant and flip over tables,” Noah stated. “First, you introduce your self: ‘Hello, my identify is Sean. I’ll be your protester this night.’ Then you flip over the tables. Manners, folks.”
The comic then turned severe.
“Folks get extra targeted on the signs than the trigger,” Noah stated. “As a result of proper now everyone seems to be speaking about what’s the suitable technique to protest. I believe the actual query folks needs to be asking is why does there have to be a protest within the first place? As a result of if I had a magic wand, I wouldn’t be attempting to repair protests. I’d use it to get the police to cease brutalizing Black folks. That’s why the protests are taking place.”
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